Three poets in New Orleans Lee Meitzen Grue, Biljana D. Obradović, Patricia A. Ward.

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  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans.

Subjects:

  • American poetry -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.,
  • American poetry -- Women authors.,
  • American poetry -- 20th century.,
  • New Orleans (La.) -- Poetry.

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GenrePoetry.
SeriesXavier Review Press occasional publication ;, no. 10, Xavier Review occasional publication ;, no. 10
ContributionsGrue, Lee Meitzen., Obradović, Biljana D. 1961-, Ward, Patricia A., 1943-
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LC ClassificationsPS559.N4 T48 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. ;
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3580048M
ISBN 101883275091
LC Control Number2002275222
OCLC/WorldCa43383561

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